Organisations that can offer further support
If you need more urgent help, or would like to find out about other organisations that can help:
Depression Alliance is the leading UK charity for people with depression. They work to relieve and to prevent depression by providing information and support services.
- Call: 0845 123 23 20
- Visit Site: Depression Alliance
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.
- Call: 08457 909090
- Visit Site: Samaritans
Alcoholics Anonymous UK
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
- Call: National helpline: 0845 769 7555
- Visit Site: Alcoholics Anonymous
Talk to Frank if you want information on drugs, or if you are worried about someone who may be involved with drugs.
- Call: 0800 77 66 00
- Visit Site: Frank
Victim Support is a national charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales. They give free and confidential help to victims of crime, their family, friends and anyone else affected.
- Call: 0845 456 5995
- Visit Site: Victim Support
Waltham Forest Carers Association
WFCA was established during the 1980s and provides advice, information and support to those who are caring for a relative or friend who needs support because of illness or disability.
- Call: 020 8556 0857
- Visit Site: Waltham Forest Carers Association
OCD Action is the national charity focusing on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).
We provide support and information to anybody affected by OCD, work to raise awareness of the disorder amongst the public and front-line healthcare workers, and strive to secure a better deal for people with OCD.
- Call: 0845 390 6232
- Visit Site: OCD Action
Mind is a mental health charity that campaigns for everyone experiencing a mental health problem to get support and respect.
Mind aims to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding. You can find your local Mind by getting in touch with the charity.
- Call: 020 8519 2122
- Visit Site: Mind